Refrigerated transportation

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    5 Tips for Minimizing Your Downtime as a New (or Seasoned) Carrier

5 Tips for Minimizing Your Downtime as a New (or Seasoned) Carrier

If there’s one thing which you don’t want as a carrier, it’s excessive downtime. Not only can it be frustrating and boring; it can make your working hours less efficient and see you finishing […]

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    4 Reasons Why Fall Is the Toughest Season for Refrigerated Carrier Drivers

4 Reasons Why Fall Is the Toughest Season for Refrigerated Carrier Drivers

Although the changing of the leaves is sure pretty to look at, fall certainly comes with a few problems for truck drivers. Although it may seem like a relatively neutral and simple season when […]

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    8 Maintenance Struggles Only Refrigerated Truck Drivers Understand

8 Maintenance Struggles Only Refrigerated Truck Drivers Understand

Driving a refrigerated truck naturally puts you under pressure, as you’re solely responsible for perishable produce which is located in the back of your refrigerated truck. If your refrigerator stops working, you could end […]

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    What to Do When The Thermometer In Your Refrigerated Truck Stops Working

What to Do When The Thermometer In Your Refrigerated Truck Stops Working

The thermometer in your refrigerated truck is undoubtedly one of the most critical aspects of any refrigerated truck, as it allows you to ensure that your produce is at the correct temperature, which allows […]

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    4 Must-Do Things for Refrigerated Truckers Preparing for The Summer Season

4 Must-Do Things for Refrigerated Truckers Preparing for The Summer Season

As a refrigerated produce transportation carrier, you are responsible for the transportation and condition of perishable food items which need to kept at certain temperature levels in order to maintain their freshness and remain […]

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    How the Absence of Effective Transport System Affects the Prices of Produce on The Market?

How the Absence of Effective Transport System Affects the Prices of Produce on The Market?

The cost of inflation never seems to keep up with the average American’s annual raise. While there are some areas of household budgets that can easily be adjusted to counteract inflation, food is a […]

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    10 Unexpected Reasons Why Refrigerated Truck Drivers Love their Jobs

10 Unexpected Reasons Why Refrigerated Truck Drivers Love their Jobs

There are many different kinds of trucks you can drive and loads you can haul once you get your commercial driver’s license. However, some drivers are particular about what they transport. This could be […]

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    How to Keep the Produce Fresh if The Cooling System in Your Refrigerated Truck Stops Working?

How to Keep the Produce Fresh if The Cooling System in Your Refrigerated Truck Stops Working?

Many things can lead to a mechanical failure in your refrigerated truck reefer system. Drivers must act fast in order to maintain the integrity of their load and keep things at temperature. Here is […]

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    4 Things Carriers Need to Monitor When Transporting Refrigerated Truck Loads in the Summer Months

4 Things Carriers Need to Monitor When Transporting Refrigerated Truck Loads in the Summer Months

Summer is just around the corner, and the National Weather Service reports 113F as yesterday’s highest temperature (in Death Valley, CA). The summer months bring a heightened need to be vigilant when it comes […]

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    Do you have reefers available? Check out the UWT Sales Team’s Hot Lanes for this week

Do you have reefers available? Check out the UWT Sales Team’s Hot Lanes for this week

Here are the UWT Sales Team’s 6 Hot Lanes for the week of May 1st:

Laredo, TX – Regina, SK
Los Angeles, CA – Regina, SK
Laredo/McAllen, TX – Calgary, AB
Salinas, CA – Calgary, AB
Tampa, FL – […]